Special recognition ceremony for graduates on Sunday, April 10

About 750 recent UW-Milwaukee graduates are expected to attend a special in-person recognition ceremony Sunday, April 10, for students who had a virtual commencement because they graduated during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremony will begin at noon at the UWM Panther Arena, 400 W. Kilbourn Ave. Media are invited to attend. Doors […]

Jeb Bush to speak at UWM at Waukesha April 7

Former Florida governor and presidential candidate Jeb Bush will offer his thoughts on world affairs in a speech and Q&A session April 7 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Waukesha. The speech will be at 7 p.m. at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 1500 N. University Drive, Waukesha. Bush is scheduled to speak for 30 minutes, followed […]

UWM seeking 2020 and 2021 graduates for special recognition ceremony

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will hold a special in-person recognition ceremony at noon on April 10 for students who graduated during the height of the pandemic and therefore had a virtual commencement ceremony. UWM students who graduated in May 2020, December 2020 or May 2021 are invited to the ceremony at the UWM Panther Arena, […]

Work starts on new chemistry building at UWM

Groundbreaking for a new chemistry building at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee was held Jan. 26 with an event at the Kenwood Interdisciplinary Research Complex, 3135 N. Maryland Ave. Speakers at the event included Tommy Thompson, president of the University of Wisconsin System; David Crowley, Milwaukee County executive; UWM Chancellor Mark Mone; and Scott Gronert, dean […]

UWM’s new chemistry building project gets off the ground

A project 10 years in the making, UWM’s new chemistry building finally broke ground with a ceremony on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at the Kenwood Interdisciplinary Research Complex, which is adjacent to the site of the new building. Dignitaries including Chancellor Mark Mone, UW System President Tommy Thompson, Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley and Scott Gronert, dean […]